The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 59 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 32 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.09% 1.22% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.03% 5.77% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £331 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -30.49%
Apple iOS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
319 260 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.82% 21.07% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 125 85
Average daily rate £313 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 20
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.71 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 - -
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS.

1 40 (64.52%) Android
2 37 (59.68%) iOS Development
3 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (38.71%) Android Development
5 21 (33.87%) Mobile App
5 21 (33.87%) JSON
6 20 (32.26%) TDD
6 20 (32.26%) Mobile Development
6 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
7 19 (30.65%) Objective-C
7 19 (30.65%) Java
8 18 (29.03%) Web Services
8 18 (29.03%) Subversion
9 17 (27.42%) REST
10 16 (25.81%) CSS3
10 16 (25.81%) Scrum
10 16 (25.81%) HTML
10 16 (25.81%) CSS
11 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
11 15 (24.19%) HTML5
12 14 (22.58%) OOP
13 11 (17.74%) Windows
14 10 (16.13%) C#
14 10 (16.13%) .NET
15 9 (14.52%) SQL
15 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.90%) Blackberry
16 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (11.29%) Finance
17 7 (11.29%) Apple

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.06%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.23%) iBeacon
4 1 (1.61%) Extranet
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
4 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (3.23%) SQLite
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 18 (29.03%) Subversion
3 6 (9.68%) Xcode
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) iOS Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Android Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Writer
6 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Author
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Author
7 2 (3.23%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Mac Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) JSON
2 18 (29.03%) Web Services
3 17 (27.42%) REST
4 16 (25.81%) CSS3
4 16 (25.81%) HTML
4 16 (25.81%) CSS
5 15 (24.19%) HTML5
6 10 (16.13%) .NET
7 7 (11.29%) XML
8 5 (8.06%) RESTful
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.45%) iOS SDK
10 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.84%) Cocoa
11 2 (3.23%) Ajax
11 2 (3.23%) jQuery
11 2 (3.23%) XSL
11 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.23%) Ember.js
11 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.90%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Wiki
4 2 (3.23%) iPhone
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Android
2 11 (17.74%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) iOS Development
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (38.71%) Android Development
4 20 (32.26%) Mobile Development
4 20 (32.26%) TDD
5 16 (25.81%) Scrum
6 14 (22.58%) OOP
7 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.68%) ITIL
9 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.45%) Analytics
10 4 (6.45%) Project Management
11 3 (4.84%) Service Management
11 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.84%) Web Development
12 2 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (3.23%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) Java
1 19 (30.65%) Objective-C
2 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.13%) C#
4 9 (14.52%) SQL
5 5 (8.06%) VBA
6 4 (6.45%) Clojure
7 3 (4.84%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.61%) MCDST
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Apple
3 6 (9.68%) Xamarin
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) HP
6 3 (4.84%) Symantec
7 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator
8 1 (1.61%) Kony
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